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Search Result: Odd Crimes

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Police Shoot Man Who Jumps in Patrol Car

November 3, 2014
Police shot a 25-year-old man after he jumped in the backseat of their unmarked squad car and grabbed a sergeant's pistol in Brooklyn early Sunday.

Fla. Police Looking for Man Who's Urinating on People

March 6, 2014
The victims told the Gainesville Police Department they were standing with their backs turned to the man when they suddenly felt themselves being urinated upon, according to a GPD report.

Video: Man Arrested for Killing Stepdad With "Atomic Wedgie"

January 9, 2014
Davis dialed 911 to report his crime after St. Clair stopped breathing. He then told detectives he gave his stepdad an atomic wedgie.

Pa. Man Used Tractor to Assault Police

September 18, 2013
An 80-year-old Pennsylvania man used his lawn tractor to fling rocks and debris at neighbors and police earlier this summer.

Okla. Officer: Supervisors OK'd Toddler Urination Ticket

July 8, 2013
The Piedmont (Okla.) Police officer who was fired for issuing a citation to the mother of a 3-year-old urinating in the street now says two supervisors sanctioned the ticket.

25 Bicycle Cops Arrest Couple for Public Sex

June 27, 2013
A couple engaged in an afternoon tryst in Naylor's Run Park got caught with their pants down by not oneā€”but 25 police officers earlier this week.

Torrance (Calif.) PD's Commercial Enforcement Unit

June 21, 2013
The commercial enforcement officers of the Torrance (Calif.) Police Department mostly encounter violators operating mid-sized commercial vehicles with violations such as a pile of unsecured palettes, a 20-foot palm tree clipping electrical line, and a driver using a bungee cord for a seat belt.

Md. Man Arrested for Barking at Police Dog

June 13, 2013
Frederick (Md.) Police arrested a man who hissed and barked at a police dog during a vehicle stop on Monday.

Masturbating Suspect Injures Officer In Pursuit

June 10, 2013
When officers attempted to arrest a suspect for masturbating in public, the man struck and injured an Upper Darby Police officer while attempting to flee.

Pa. Cops Find Child Living with 80+ Animals

May 23, 2013
Three residents of Ephrata, Pa., face child-endangerment charges after police discovered more than 80 animals living in deplorable conditions in a mobile home.

Police Links: Spring Surprises

March 29, 2013
March is the month that ushers in the Spring season. It's also known for being unpredictable. It's no wonder then that this March has brought with it all manner of surprising stories, including a police dog that fired a gun and a suspect delivered to police by none other than Batman.

N.Y. Detective Cites Man for Laughing Too Loudly

March 7, 2013
Busting a gut became a criminal matter in Long Island, when Rockville Center (N.Y.) Police issued two summonses to a local man for laughing too loudly at his home.

Fla. Sheriff: Man Stole 166 Manhole Covers

January 28, 2013
Polk County Sheriff's detectives arrested a central Florida man Thursday and accused him of stealing 166 manhole covers to sell as scrap metal.

Thief Robs Girl Scouts In Pa.

January 22, 2013
Police are searching for a man caught on surveillance video in Berwyn, Pa. stealing from Girl Scouts who were raising money for troops overseas.

Police: Man In Bar Stabbing Threw Feces In Station

December 11, 2012
An Illinois man who was arrested for stabbing a bar patron flung feces in the police station following his arrest.

Okla. Cop Fired for Toddler Urination Ticket

November 23, 2012
A Piedmont (Okla.) Police officer who lost his job over a public urination ticket he wrote was just doing his job, his attorney said Wednesday.

NYPD Cop Pleads Not Guilty In Cannibal Case

November 20, 2012
A New York City police officer pleaded not guilty Monday to charges he plotted to kidnap, torture, cook and eat at least 100 women.

Video: Milwaukee Cop Attacked by Clown

November 19, 2012
A Milwaukee Police officer used physical force to arrest an activist dressed as a clown, after the man punched him outside City Hall. Video taken by a passing motorist of the fight has gone viral.

Police Links: Creepy Crimes

October 31, 2012
Ah, yes. In the tenth month of the year the days are getting shorter and the creeps seem to be getting creepier. It wouldn't be October without weird Halloween-related crime stories.

Counterfeit Ketchup Explodes In NJ Warehouse

October 19, 2012
Authorities discovered the remnants of a counterfeit ketchup operation in a Dover, N.J., warehouse, after exploding bottles left a mess.
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